The following courses are part of study year one.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2019/2020. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.

Specialisations

Track, Theoretical Physics (TFYA)

Courses (TFYA)

At least 25 hp of the conditionally elective courses has to be studied. The listing of conditionally elective courses as belonging to year 1 or year 2 is only indicative. Provided that the students fulfil the prerequisites, the courses can be taken during either year.

After consultation with the track guide, students may choose appropriate courses from all the course lists of the different tracks. It is also possible, after consultation with the programme director, to choose other, non-listed, courses.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SI2380 Advanced Quantum Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2510 Statistical Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SI2530 Computational Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI1336 Simulation and Modeling 6.0 hp 6.0
SI2371 Special Relativity 6.0 hp 6.0
SI2372 General Relativity 3.0 hp 3.0
CB2070 Molecular Quantum Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2390 Relativistic Quantum Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2520 Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2720 Biophysics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI1142 Mathematical Methods in Physics, Additional Course 3.0 hp 3.0
SI2400 Theoretical Particle Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2540 Complex Systems 7.5 hp 7.5

Optional courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2711 Environmental physics 6.0 hp 6.0

Track, Subatomic and Astrophysics (TFYB)

Courses (TFYB)

At least 25 hp of the conditionally elective courses the first and second year has to be studied.

After consultation with the track guide, students may choose appropriate courses from all the course lists of the different tracks. It is also possible, after consultation with the programme director, to choose other, non-listed, courses.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SI2380 Advanced Quantum Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SH2103 Subatomic Physics 7.5 hp 7.5

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SH2306 Experimental Techniques for Nuclear and Particle Physics 8.0 hp 4.0 4.0
SI2371 Special Relativity Strongly recommeded 6.0 hp 6.0
SH2203 Experimental Particle Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SH2302 Nuclear Physics 8.0 hp 8.0
SI2390 Relativistic Quantum Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SH2011 Theoretical Nuclear Physics 6.0 hp 6.0
SH2314 Medical Imaging, Signals and Systems 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2400 Theoretical Particle Physics 7.5 hp 7.5

Optional courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2711 Environmental physics 6.0 hp 6.0

Track, Biomedical Physics (TFYE)

Courses (TFYE)

At least 25 hp of the conditionally elective courses has to be studied. Several courses are listed as conditionally elective for both year 1 and year 2. This means that the students are free to take these courses during either year, as long as the prerequisites are fulfilled (see course descriptions).

After consultation with the track guide, students may choose appropriate courses from all the course lists of the different tracks. It is also possible, after consultation with the programme director, to choose other, non-listed, courses.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2520 Experimental Methods in Molecular Biophysics 8.0 hp 4.0 4.0
SK2531 Biomedicine for Engineers 12.0 hp 6.0 6.0

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SI2530 Computational Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2560 Nanophotonics and Bionanophotonics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2500 Physics of Biomedical Microscopy 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2513 Cell Culture: Theory and Practice 4.0 hp 4.0
SI2720 Biophysics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2550 X-ray Physics and Applications 6.0 hp 6.0
SH2314 Medical Imaging, Signals and Systems 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2512 Cellular Biophysics 10.0 hp 10.0

Optional courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
HL1007 Medical Engineering, Basic Course 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2711 Environmental physics 6.0 hp 6.0

Track, Optics & Photonics (TFYF)

Courses (TFYF)

A new complusory course in Light and materia will be created. Also two new conditionally elective courses in Basics of photnics and Applied photonics will be created.

At least 25 hp of the conditionally elective courses has to be studied. The listing of conditionally elective courses as belonging to year 1 or year 2 is only indicative. Provided that the students fulfil the prerequisites, the courses can be taken during either year.

After consultation with the track guide, students may choose appropriate courses from all the course lists of the different tracks. It is also possible, after consultation with the programme director, to choose other, non-listed, courses.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2300 Optical Physics 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2902 Light-matter Interaction 7.5 hp 7.5

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2560 Nanophotonics and Bionanophotonics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2811 Fiber-optical Communication 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2320 Problem Solving in Optics 6.0 hp 3.0 3.0
SK2402 Fundamentals of Photonics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2500 Physics of Biomedical Microscopy 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2800 Laser Spectroscopy 8.0 hp 8.0
SK2350 Optical Measurement Techniques 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2411 Laser Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2550 X-ray Physics and Applications 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2340 Fourier optics 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2403 Applied Photonics 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2900 Quantum Photonics 7.5 hp 7.5

Optional courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2771 Solid State Physics For students who hasn't studied Solid State Physics before 5.0 hp 5.0
SK2711 Environmental physics 6.0 hp 6.0

Track, Quantum Technology (TFYG)

Courses (TFYG)

A new compulsory course in Quantum technology will be created. Even a new conditionally elective course in Quantum materials.

At least 25 hp of the conditionally elective courses has to be studied. The listing of conditionally elective courses as belonging to year 1 or year 2 is only indicative. Provided that the students fulfil the prerequisites, the courses can be taken during either year.

After consultation with the track guide, students may choose appropriate courses from all the course lists of the different tracks. It is also possible, after consultation with the programme director, to choose other, non-listed, courses.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SI2380 Advanced Quantum Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2903 Quantum Technology 7.5 hp 3.0 4.5

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2560 Nanophotonics and Bionanophotonics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2700 Mesoscopic Physics 8.0 hp 8.0
SK2759 Superconductivity and Applications 6.0 hp 6.0
SI2520 Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2710 Spin Electronics 8.0 hp 8.0
SK2900 Quantum Photonics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2904 Quantum Materials 7.5 hp 7.5

Optional courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2771 Solid State Physics For students who hasn't studied Solid State Physics before 5.0 hp 5.0
SK2711 Environmental physics 6.0 hp 6.0